The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 73 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 49 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 1.11% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 3.91% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 22
Median daily rate £450 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £450 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +15.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
689 793 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.65% 28.37% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 506 435
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +34 37 £363 +7.40% 21
South Yorkshire +1 16 £456 +14.06%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 63 (64.95%) Java
2 56 (57.73%) REST
3 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (38.14%) Web Services
5 31 (31.96%) SQL
6 30 (30.93%) XML
7 29 (29.90%) SOA
8 28 (28.87%) TDD
9 22 (22.68%) Spring
10 21 (21.65%) Oracle
10 21 (21.65%) QA
11 18 (18.56%) WSDL
12 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
13 16 (16.49%) JSON
13 16 (16.49%) .NET
13 16 (16.49%) MuleSoft
14 15 (15.46%) Mule ESB
14 15 (15.46%) C#
14 15 (15.46%) Mule
14 15 (15.46%) BDD
15 14 (14.43%) SoapUI
15 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.43%) Hibernate
15 14 (14.43%) Scrum
15 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.43%) OO
16 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
16 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
16 13 (13.40%) RESTful
16 13 (13.40%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.46%) Mule
1 15 (15.46%) Mule ESB
2 9 (9.28%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.25%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.15%) Jetty
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.12%) Confluence
5 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.09%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.03%) CMS
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) GitHub
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.09%) CloudBees
4 3 (3.09%) IaaS
4 3 (3.09%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.09%) PaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.03%) Force.com
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) LDAP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 3 (3.09%) DNS
3 3 (3.09%) Firewall
3 3 (3.09%) HTTP
3 3 (3.09%) SMTP
3 3 (3.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.22%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.06%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) DB2
6 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.43%) SoapUI
3 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.34%) JUnit
4 11 (11.34%) Maven
5 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio
6 9 (9.28%) JIRA
6 9 (9.28%) Mockito
6 9 (9.28%) Selenium
7 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (7.22%) SonarQube
9 6 (6.19%) Gradle
9 6 (6.19%) jMock
9 6 (6.19%) Subversion
10 5 (5.15%) Ant
10 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
11 4 (4.12%) DbUnit
11 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
11 4 (4.12%) Spock
12 3 (3.09%) NUnit
General
1 7 (7.22%) Local Government
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (54.64%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) MuleSoft Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Integration Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Java Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SOA Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.12%) CRM Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Digital Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Digital Technical Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Manual Test Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) SOA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.73%) REST
2 37 (38.14%) Web Services
3 30 (30.93%) XML
4 22 (22.68%) Spring
5 18 (18.56%) WSDL
6 16 (16.49%) .NET
6 16 (16.49%) JSON
7 14 (14.43%) Hibernate
8 13 (13.40%) RESTful
9 12 (12.37%) JMS
10 10 (10.31%) XSD
11 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
11 9 (9.28%) J2EE
11 9 (9.28%) XSLT
12 8 (8.25%) XML Schema
13 7 (7.22%) CSS
13 7 (7.22%) EJB
13 7 (7.22%) HTML
13 7 (7.22%) Middleware
14 6 (6.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.22%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.09%) PKI
6 3 (3.09%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.09%) Replication
6 3 (3.09%) Smartcard
6 3 (3.09%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.03%) IVR
8 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
4 3 (3.09%) AIX
4 3 (3.09%) CentOS
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) SOA
3 28 (28.87%) TDD
4 15 (15.46%) BDD
5 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.43%) OO
5 14 (14.43%) Scrum
6 12 (12.37%) Open Source
7 10 (10.31%) Migration
7 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.31%) Test Scripting
7 10 (10.31%) Workflow
8 9 (9.28%) Build Automation
8 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.25%) DevOps
9 8 (8.25%) SDLC
9 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.22%) API Development
10 7 (7.22%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.95%) Java
2 31 (31.96%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) C#
4 14 (14.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.28%) Groovy
6 6 (6.19%) Ruby
7 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.12%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) Scala
9 3 (3.09%) C++
9 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.06%) Clojure
10 2 (2.06%) Go
10 2 (2.06%) Korn
10 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.06%) Python
11 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.03%) Jython
11 1 (1.03%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) CCNP
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.09%) ISEB
4 3 (3.09%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.09%) MCSE
4 3 (3.09%) RHCE
5 2 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.06%) MCITP
6 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) HL7
3 2 (2.06%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) GlusterFS
1 3 (3.09%) NDS
1 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.06%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (2.06%) vCloud
2 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
2 3 (3.09%) Ansible
2 3 (3.09%) Kibana
2 3 (3.09%) logstash
2 3 (3.09%) OpenAM
2 3 (3.09%) vRealize
2 3 (3.09%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Oracle
2 16 (16.49%) MuleSoft
3 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 3 (3.09%) CA
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) Novell
5 3 (3.09%) Sun
5 3 (3.09%) Sybase
6 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.06%) Solace
7 1 (1.03%) Avaya
7 1 (1.03%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.03%) Genesys
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) Magma
7 1 (1.03%) Sage
7 1 (1.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Splunk
7 1 (1.03%) Zend
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £270 to £330 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago